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It's the second time I've stayed at The George Hotel and I've enjoyed both visits. It is a lovely old building, next door to Yarmouth castle, with views of the sea and its own little beach at the end of the garden. The staff are very nice and the food is lovely (we had breakfast dinner and afternoon tea there)....

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Southampton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Dear Nicole I just wanted to let you know that our corporate group had a fantastic time on Saturday night at The George. The ambience, service and food were all great. Please pass on our compliments to the kitchen, dining room and bar staff who all helped make our night so memorable. We will holding the event again at the...

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Having had to rearrange our trip due to illness the hotel staff could not have been more helpful. Comfortable room, good food and friendly staff made our brief stay very enjoyable. Looking forward to returning.

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Brian G, General Manager at The George Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your review and kind comments which I have shared with the whole team. We are delighted that you had a very comfortable and enjoyable stay and all look forward to welcoming you back soon. Brian Garside General Manager

Harrow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Really lovely place to stay especially if for a special treat. The room where king charles 2nd visited was wonky but absolutely stunning with dressing room and bathroom. Afternoon tea was really worrh it and so much to eat. The breakfast included was amazing. Food so fresh. The backgarden lovely with its own tiny beach. Staff very caring. Really worth...

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Brian G, General Manager at The George Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for choosing The George for your special birthday treat. It was all our pleasure to be of service to you. We are delighted that you found the character, ambiance, service and food met your expectations and hope that we may offer you a warm welcome back in the future. Brian Garside General Manager

Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

Our £170 room (no. 23) was nice but overpriced and nothing like the one pictured on Booking.com. It was small, dark and had no view. My partner was very disappointed as he'd chosen the room as a birthday treat for me and had really pushed the boat out. We were also annoyed as we'd booked a double but our room...

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Brian G, General Manager at The George Hotel, responded to this review

We were sincerely sorry that your room did not match your expectations. As I am sure you will appreciate, The George is an historical building and no two of our bedrooms are the same. We are sometimes limited with the pictures we can display on third party booking sites but endeavour to provide an overview of each bedroom category. Whilst...

United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 January 2017

I stayed at the George Hotel recently for my first visit to the Isle of Wight. I have always wanted to visit the island due to its wonderful connections to The Late HM Queen Victoria. I stayed at the George for two nights and I was not disappointed. From the minute I arrived until the moment I left I felt...

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Brian G, General Manager at The George Hotel, responded to this review

Thank-you for selecting the George Hotel, Yarmouth for your first visit and short break to the Isle of Wight. All our staff were delighted you enjoyed a comfortable stay with us and it was all our pleasure to be of service to you. We very much look forward to welcoming you back to the George Hotel in early May and...

Southampton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

Today, on the spur of the moment, we took the ferry from Lymington to Yarmouth and had the most fabulous, leisurely lunch at The George. The staff were courteous and friendly from the moment we arrived. We started with a drink in the very well stocked bar before heading to the conservatory for lunch. We enjoyed beautiful views over the...

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Brian G, General Manager at The George Hotel, responded to this review

I thoroughly enjoyed our dialogue and it was a pleasure to meet you both. Very often 'spur of the moment' decisions work out well and I am so pleased that you experienced a fabulous lunch with delicious food and discreet attentive service. Thank-you for your review, I look forward to meeting you again at the George. Brian Garside General Manager

Wiltshire, UK
Reviewed 11 January 2017

We'd had lunch here before, but this is the first time that we've stayed. And it definitely won't be the last... Lovely staff, very good service and excellent breakfasts. The buffet is very good, with loads of fresh fruit and fresh juices - and the cooked breakfasts are superb. I had Eggs Benedict both mornings and it was absolutely delicious....

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Brian G, General Manager at The George Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Caroline 1651, Thank you so much for sharing your feedback following your stay at The George and we are so pleased that you enjoyed our great food, attentive service and comfortable guest room facilities. We all look forward to welcoming you back! Brian Garside General Manager

Reviewed 10 January 2017 via mobile

Just popped in for a late lunch and to kill time before the mainland ferry. What a wonderful old building, inside and out. Full of character and history. I only had a sandwich and a pot of Ear Gray. A lovely ham and honey mustard mayonnaise, with which they served a little tossed salad and side nibbles. Delightful. Very good...

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Brian G, General Manager at The George Hotel, responded to this review

James W, many thanks for your great feedback and we were delighted you were able to pop in and experience the warmth and ambiance of The George, prior to your ferry crossing. We hope to see you again on another trip. Brian Garside General Manager

Cardiff, United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 January 2017

We went for their Winter Warmer offer in a DeLuxe room and what a wonderful two night stay we had. We just couldn't fault any aspect of The George. The staff were so polite, attentive and helpful at all times and they went out of their way to make us feel welcome and to ensure that we had such an...

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Brian G, General Manager at The George Hotel, responded to this review

NB1957, Thank you for sharing delightful feedback regarding your enjoyable stay at The George. Your comments are very much appreciated by all the staff and we hope they will be useful to any new potential guests wishing to stay with us! We look forward to offering you a warm welcome back in the future. Brian Garside General Manager

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  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Breakfast included
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  • Beachfront
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Room Service
  • Breakfast included
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The George Hotel is a 17th Century town house in the bustling village and Harbour of Yarmouth on the Isle of Wight. A Traditional environment of warmth and atmosphere is found in each individually designed bedroom. Meticulous attention to detail perfects a marriage of comfort and relaxation, and caters for your every need. All rooms offer: full room service, bathrobes, hairdryers, direct dial telephone, satellite TV. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The George Hotel

Address: Quay Street, Yarmouth PO41 0PE, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Isle of Wight > Yarmouth
Price Range: $214 - $610 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The George Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 17
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“Sea view. Could book the room Charles II stayed in but this is not on the sea side of the hotel.”
 of 5 bubbles 944adrianj, 28 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Definitely get a sea view room”
 of 5 bubbles Caroline1651, 11 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Room 20 offers the best view over the small bay”
 of 5 bubbles F2687BRmichaelk, 3 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Don't book room 10 unless you want a single room and are a heavy sleeper.”
 of 5 bubbles RAliceK, 28 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Great variety - both price and features. There is one that will suit you!!”
 of 5 bubbles GaryB12, 18 Oct 2016 | Read review
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